Category Archives: Fun

Minecraft and Minetest

I hope everyone by now has heard of Minecraft. The top selling game on a couple of platforms, XBox and IOS at least and winner of more awards that it has employees, as they like to say. Minecraft, for those … Continue reading

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Canada hunts Maple Syrup Thieves

Now for something really important; apparently thieves stole millions of dollars of the countries limited supply of Maple Syrup. The sticky heist took place at a strategic secure warehouse in Quebec and the Quebec police are on the job. This was one quarter of the Quebec … Continue reading

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Sorry not posting as much

Hi, You might have noticed I haven’t posted a lot lately, there have been quakes but I haven’t been right on here posting updates. I am still watching and analyzing quakes as they happen and will post things here about major or … Continue reading

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Anon vs. China

I woke today to the news of Anonymous, the hacktivist group, having defaced and or knocked off the net almost 500 Chinese government, red army or related web sites. Those that were defaced had instructions on how to use secure … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s newest and most expensive game ever!

OK this is a bit of a reach but bear with me. Microsoft just released a new extension for Visual Studio 2010 that brings it into the gaming world. No not an extension to make games but an extension to … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Preview journey

As a developer of primarily Windows applications I thought testing and doing some test development on the new Windows would be good. So I pulled down the preview and am playing with it. I was told not to put it … Continue reading

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Adventures in Java: 1

I am working in Java, using Eclipse as both IDE and platform. It’s fun and confuses people when I can run the thing i am working on in a separate editor in the same window of eclipse while editing the code in … Continue reading

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